Remixing The Tablet With Remix

  • 29/03/2015 at 20:05 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Gadgets

Remix TabletA tablet isn’t a laptop. They’re fun, they’re useful, but they’re not a laptop. There’s potential there, but some companies focus on the image more than practicality. Time to Remix what a tablet is to allow it to fulfil its promise of being a computer more than a complementary device.

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Microsoft Windows 10 launch details are now Official

Microsoft Windows 10With the hype for Windows 10 continuing to climb higher and higher, we now have real launch details that tell us a bit more about when we will be getting what we have all been waiting for.

According to Microsoft, they will be officially releasing Windows 10 this summer. That is good news for the people in the 190 countries where it will be released, in 111 languages.

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Neptune Suite creates the smartwatch experience that we have been waiting for

  • 18/03/2015 at 00:28 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Gadgets

Neptune Suite SmartwatchNeptune Suite, an IndieGoGo campaign out of Montreal, Canada, has come up with a wearable device that you would actually want to spend the money on. It is an all-in-one personal device that can do a lot more than some of the smartwatches by the big guys.

Looking to make a really smartwatch, not just a fancy one with a couple of added features, the Neptune Suite may have actually managed to revolutionize the industry.

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Windows 10 will use file compression, lightweight recovery for more compact system

  • 17/03/2015 at 23:10 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Platforms

Windows 10 File Compression ExampleMicrosoft promised the world a more compact system that utilizes its resources on a level not seen on other operating systems. As they move toward complete synchronization between all devices, many were wondering how they would manage it. Now we know: file compression and better recovery services.

The biggest space and resource saver comes courtesy of a new way of recovering. Instead of creating a separate recovery image upon reset/refresh, it removes this feature. The change will save anywhere from 4 GB to 12 GB worth of storage on the average device, making a huge difference in performance and space utilization.

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Impression Pi: a mobile connected virtual reality headset

Impression PIAll of our devices are becoming interconnected, from gaming to entertainment to education. The Impression Pi is hoping to continue that trend with a mobile connected virtual reality headset that can be used for a multitude of customized purposes.

The prevalence of virtual reality headsets since the Oculus Rift hit the mainstream is startling. But many, while impressive, lack the interconnected capabilities that we have come to expect. Impression Pi is the latest to try and close that gap, offering a similar setup to the teased Microsoft HoloLens.

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Google shows off the latest Chromebook Pixel 2, with some serious hardware upgrades

  • 11/03/2015 at 23:36 by It's a Gadget Staff
  • Laptops

Google Chromebook Pixel 2Google has released the latest Chromebook Pixel, the second in the series and one that they hope will impress even the most hardened user with its hardware upgrades and serious power boost.

The first thing anyone will notice about the Chromebook Pixel 2 will probably be the weight. While most laptops and netbooks are getting sleeker, thinner and lighter, the Pixel is relatively heavy by comparison. It is a full 3.3 lbs, nothing insane but certainly more than its more manageable counterparts.

Extra weight is courtesy of more power, which makes it worth it.

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Apple event hits hard with new MacBook, Apple Watch release date, and more

Apple WatchToday’s Apple Event was one of the most anticipated of the year, with plenty of speculation to go around. Now, we see that it was worth the wait with a few massive announcements that include the Apple Watch’s release date, a new MacBook, and the launch of Apple TV with exclusive HBO Now rights.

Apple Watch Coming To Store In April

Which brings us to the biggest news, and the most interesting since Apple released in iPad back in 2010: the Apple Watch. After months of speculation and rumors, it has been revealed that the Watch will hit shelves on April 24. It will be their first steps into the wearables game, a risky market that they have been carefully preparing for long past the release of competitive devices.

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